Binance Removing CLOAK, MOD, SALT, SUB, and WINGS: Industry-Wide Delisting Trend
Binance announced that it will be delisting CLOAK, MOD, SALT, SUB, and WINGS, citing reasons such as “commitment of the team to project” to “fraudulent conduct.” ...
- Feb 15th 9:27 pm
Autonomous Spanish Region Puts $13 Million towards “4.0 Industries” Including Blockchain
Aragon, an autonomous Spanish region, has seen its government pledge over €12 million to develop what it has dubbed “4.0 industries,” including blockchain ...
- Feb 15th 11:20 am
Nasdaq Will Provide Real-Time Bitcoin and Ethereum Index Information
Nasdaq, the second-largest stock market in the world, will bolster its cryptocurrency offering with two new Bitcoin and Ethereum tracking indices on Feb. 25th.
- Feb 15th 8:36 am
Largest Bank in the US, JP Morgan Chase, Unveils Cryptocurrency “JPM Coin”
JP Morgan has become the first US bank to create and test a cryptocurrency. "JPM Coin" is a blockchain-based system intended to supplant older technologies like SWIFT.
- Feb 14th 11:38 pm
Lessons We Can Learn from Bitcoin About Healthy Relationships
I’ll be the first to admit that when I think of blockchain, the last thing that pops into my head is romance. It’s about as far from sexy as you can get.
- Feb 14th 9:06 pm
Bitcoin ATMs Grew by 720 Percent Since 2016, 3600 Machines Added Worldwide
According to statistics from Coin ATM Radar, the number of Bitcoin ATMs have grown by 720 percent since 2016, adding a total of 3600 machines worldwide.
- Feb 14th 4:20 am
UK Customs Service Halts Blockchain Border Project with Brexit Looming
HMRC, the customs organization of the United Kingdom, has said it will be postponing its work on a successful blockchain pilot program until after Brexit.
- Feb 13th 8:54 pm
Morgan Creek’s Venture Fund Raised $40 Million to Invest in Blockchain and Cryptocurrency
Morgan Creek Digital Assets announced today that it has successfully closed a $40 million venture fund that will invest in blockchain and cryptocurrency.
- Feb 12th 7:30 pm
Ripple Grants $2 Million to University of Kansas, Funds 29 Universities to Conduct Blockchain and Crypto Research
The University of Kansas become one of the 29 research institutions to receive funding from Ripple for blockchain and cryptocurrency research.
- Feb 12th 6:08 pm
First Case of Crypto-Jacking ‘Clipper’ Malware Found on Google Play Store
A new form of cryptocurrency-stealing malware has been identified in the Google Play store. Dubbed ‘Clipper malware, it was discovered inside an app impersonating MetaMask.
- Feb 12th 8:12 am
Decred Founder Proposes Building DEX as Alternative to Binance [Interview]
Decred founder Jacob Yocom-Piatt proposed a decentralized exchange that would solve some of the issues with Binance and other centralized exchanges.
- Feb 11th 11:06 pm
CEO of Dash: Cryptocurrency More Than a Bolivar Hedge, It’s a Way to Survive in Venezuela [Interview]
Dash CEO, Ryan Taylor, said the political situation has made their cryptocurrency a critical survival tool for many in the beleaguered country.
- Feb 9th 4:49 pm
Analysis Suggests that 85 Percent of Monero Network is Dominated by ASICs
Within the last 40 days, analysis suggests that Monero is once again dominated by ASIC mining, with 85 percent of the network hash rate purportedly coming from ASICs.
- Feb 9th 12:43 am
Analyzing Vitalik Buterin’s Statement About Cryptos that are “Centralized Piles of Trash”
Vitalik Buterin, spoke at the Blockchain Connect Conference about Casper CBC and Ethereum 2.0, but also criticized other centralized blockchains.
- Feb 8th 9:50 pm
Verge Founder Justin Sunerok Talks About the Future and Potential of XVG [Interview]
Verge Founder Justin Sunerok answers questions about his motives, the project’s progress, and discusses the facts surrounding the coin’s 51 percent attacks.
- Feb 8th 7:42 am
Opera Launches In-Browser Ethereum Buys for Scandinavian Customers
Opera has partnered with regulated crypto brokerage Safello to offer Ethereum buys directly from its browser-based wallet for those in Scandinavia.
- Feb 7th 10:44 am
Philippines Introduces Cryptocurrency Regulatory Framework Aimed at Investor Protection
The Philippines has become the latest nation to issue a cryptocurrency regulatory framework through the Cagayan Economic Zone Authority (CEZA).
- Feb 7th 4:58 am
QuadrigaCX Granted Creditor Protection After CEO’s Death Makes $190 Million Inaccessible
Granted an order for creditor protection in the Nova Scotia Supreme Court while the company looks to recover $190 million in investor funds.
- Feb 6th 11:24 pm
Mojave Desert is Fertile Ground for America’s Largest Planned Solar Bitcoin Mining Farm
The co-founder, Sammy Del Real, is a brain cancer survivor, musician, and high performing real-estate agent. Learn more about his story and vision.
- Feb 6th 9:25 am
Analysis of UAE and Saudi Arabia’s Government Cross-Border Payments Cryptocurrency
The United Arab Emirates and its neighbor Saudi Arabia have launched a new government-backed cryptocurrency to facilitate cross-border payments.
- Feb 6th 1:20 am
IOTA Community Assists in Cataching Hacker Who Stole $11 Million MIOTA
The IOTA community was able to help gather enough evidence to allow authorities to catch a hacker who stole over $11 million MIOTA tokens in early 2018.
- Feb 5th 9:51 pm
Facebook Acqui-Hires Team from Blockchain Platform Startup Chainspace
Facebook acquired its first company in the cryptocurrency space, blockchain protocol development and research firm Chainspace ...
- Feb 5th 12:00 am
Kraken Acquired Derivatives Trading Platform and Index Provider ‘Crypto Facilities’
Kraken announced that it had purchased Crypto Facilities, a regulated cryptocurrency trading platform and index provider, in a “nine-figure” acquisition.
- Feb 4th 10:01 pm
Exploring the Blockchain Development as a Service Industry [Interview]
In the wake of the 2017 market boom, hundreds of blockchain tech consultancies sprung up to service the overwhelming amount of investment entering the cryptocurrency space.
- Feb 4th 10:23 am
Without Regulation ICOs Unlikely to Disrupt Venture Capital According to OECD
. Although ICOs still offer advantages for startups, it comes at a steep cost. The organization concluded that ICOs can’t be properly harnessed until there is regulatory consensus internationally.
- Feb 3rd 10:57 pm
Will Ethereum Adopt ‘ProgPoW,’ the ASIC-Resistant Mining Algorithm?
The Ethereum community raised concerns that the highly anticipated ProgPoW patch may cause the same problem it was intended to solve.
- Feb 3rd 9:36 am
Ethereum Classic’s 51 Percent Attack Highlights the Challenges of Proof-of-Work Coins
The scale of this attack can offer some lessons to the challenges faced by blockchains secured by Proof of Work (PoW).
- Feb 2nd 8:09 am
Stably’s StableUSD (USDS) Scheduled for Listing on Binance Feb. 6th
StableUSD is scheduled for listing on Binance on Feb. 5th. Stably’s USDS is a cryptocurrency that seeks to engineer additional transparency and reliability into a fiat-backed stablecoin.
- Feb 2nd 12:55 am
NEO Ramps Up U.S. Operations with 2019 DevCon Held in Seattle
In a possible effort to reposition itself as a contender in the Western market, NEO is hosting its 2019 DevCon in Seattle, Washington, this February 16th.
- Feb 1st 7:19 pm
CBOE Resubmits Van Eck SolidX Bitcoin ETF After Week-Long Withdrawal
CBOE, on Jan. 31, has resubmitted their Van Eck SolidX Bitcoin ETF application, with a proposed rule change, to the SEC after withdrawing it on Jan. 22.
- Feb 1st 11:02 am